Los Matachines

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This presentation will cover the history and regional variance of the Matachines dances in New Mexico.

Description

Learners will explore the traditional Matachines dance, celebrated from South and Central America up through Northern New Mexico and Colorado. Each region has its own way of presenting this complex historical narrative. This presentation will cover the history and regional variance of the Matachines dances in New Mexico. 

  • 30-40 minutes 
  • Grades 4-12 adaptable with specific focal points for your standards. 

 

 

Additional information

Topic

Culture, Indigenous Studies

Age Group

3rd – 5th Grade, 6th – 8th Grade, 9th – 12th Grade

Presenter

Museum Resources Division – Wonders on Wheels

Subject

Social Studies